Dayton's $1 billion bonding bill gets cool reception
ST. PAUL - Gov.-elect Mark Dayton wants the state to borrow $1 billion for public works construction projects around the state.
He should not get his heart set on it.
"We are so diametrically opposed," said Rep. Larry Howes, House chairman of the committee that would send projects to Democrat Dayton. "Someone has to give."
And the Walker Republican, not always in lockstep with his party leaders, indicated that he is not ready to give.
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